GMTIME{"format"} -- formatted GM time

  • Syntax: %GMTIME% OR %GMTIME{"format"}%
  • %GMTIME% uses the default date format defined by the {DefaultDateFormat} setting in configure
    • expands to 28 Sep 2020 - 16:44
  • Supported special format tokens:
    Token: Unit: ExampleSorted ascending
    $http E-mail & http format timestamp Mon, 28 Sep 2020 16:44:22 GMT
    $iso ISO format timestamp 2020-09-28T16:44:22Z
    $rcs RCS format timestamp 2020/09/28 16:44:22
    $dow day of the week (Sun = 0) 2
    $mo 2 digit month 12
    $hours hours 23
    $day day of month 31
    $week number of week in year (ISO 8601) 34
    $seconds seconds 59
    $minutes minutes 59
    $ye 2 digit year 99
    $year 4 digit year 1999
    $epoch Number of seconds since 00:00 on 1st January, 1970 1601311462
    $month short name of month Dec
    $tz either "GMT" (if set to gmtime), or "Local" (if set to servertime) GMT
    $wday day of the Week (Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat) Thu
  • Tokens can be shortened to 3 characters
  • Example:
    %GMTIME{"$day $month, $year - $hour:$min:$sec"}%
    expands to
    28 Sep, 2020 - 16:44:22
    ALERT! When used in a template topic, this macro will be expanded when the template is used to create a new topic. See TemplateTopics#TemplateTopicsVars for details.
Topic revision: r1 - 19 Sep 2010, ProjectContributor
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